Mercury News

Pune: Mercury is soaring and so are prices of vegetables and meat

Along with vegetable, prices of chicken have also seen a steady rise. In the last few days, farm gate prices — the price at which farmers sell the 2-2.5 kg market ready birds — have gone up from Rs 60-65 per kg to the current Rs 90-93 per kg rate.

Scientists map Mercury's glacier formation

The researchers at the University of Maine in the US studied the accumulation and flow of ice on Mercury, and how the glacial deposits on the smallest planet in our solar system compare to those on Earth and Mars.


Europe-Japan joint mission set out for Mercury

The Americans have already been there, briefly with the Mariner 10 probe in the 1970s, and with the Messenger orbiter earlier this decade.

From The Lab: New way to clean water polluted by mercury

About four years ago, a group of researchers from IIT-Madras developed a simple kit to help people test whether their drinking water had traces of mercury, or similar toxic heavy transition metal ions like cadmium or lead.

Mercury movie review: This Prabhudheva starrer is a misguided mess

Mercury review: Karthik Subbaraj has had fun with the undead in Pizza, and the unlovely in Jigarthanda, but this one is a much-too stretched out misguided mess, masquerading as a parable.

Mercury trailer: Prabhudheva's walking dead act piques our interest

Apart from Prabhudheva, Mercury also stars Sananth Reddy, Deepak Parmesh, Shashank Puroshotham, Anish Padmanabhan, Indhuja Ravishandran, Gajaraj SP and Ramya Nambeesan in important roles.


Mercury director Karthik Subbaraj: Prabhudheva was the right person for this film

The upcoming silent thriller features Prabhudheva as a villain and director Karthik Subbaraj says he felt he wanted to cast someone who had not done anything like this before. The film will release on April 13.

Mercury music composer Santhosh Narayanan: I wanted to justify the story of the film with my music

Mercury's music composer Santhosh Narayanan opens up about the challenges he had to face while creating music for the film. The music director has also composed music for Rajinikanth's Kabali and Kaashmora, among others.

Prabhudheva promises thrilling experience with Mercury

Directed by Karthik Subbaraj, the film stars Sananth, Deepak and Remya Nambeesan. Karthik is bankrolling Mercury under his home banner Stone Bench Films.

Mercury teaser: Karthik Subbaraj and Prabhudheva keep us on the edge of our seats

Mercury teaser: A isolated warehouse, a creepy looking Prabhudeva and people who are scared out of their wits - Karthik Subbaraj’s silent thriller has all the makings of a potentially good thriller.